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The Holy Donut

194 Park Ave, Portland, ME 04102-2910
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (1,190 reviews)
“potatoes” (164 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
194 Park Ave, Portland, ME 04102-2910
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love these donuts made from potato or sweet potato. They always have interesting flavors but it is best to go early in the morning for a better selection. Staff is always friendly!

Thank aperreault93
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had to go back multiple days they donuts were amazing! Trippleberry and Maple were our favorites. Don't miss these donuts made with potatoes!

Thank Mountainman827
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was packed and for good reason! They had delicious donuts that are actually made from potatoes which blew my mind. If you're looking for a quirky place to get some fun flavored donuts then this is the place!

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Holy smokes! I thought I had already tasted some great donuts, then I came here. The only problem is deciding which flavor. It’s probably better to buy a bunch and sample. Coffee is really good, bits it’s the donuts that make the place. They even...More

Thank Marian T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been there many times. My favorite is the chocolate/sea salt. It doesn't disappoint. If you get there early enough you have lots of choices.

Thank peter r
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had wanted to try The Holy Donut for quite some time but had not had a chance to make it down. While doing some shopping, we made it a point to stop in. So many choices - very fresh and different. If you like...More

Thank Momof2inMaine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These donuts are just awesome. We all loved them. The salted chocolate donut is super yummy. We will be back.

Thank Lulu H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Donuts made from potatoes? Yup! And they taste great! This is a locally owned and run shop with Maine potatoes as the base for their glorious donuts. The atmosphere was very donutty. There was a very short lineup of about two people on this Saturday...More

Thank Rik T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These are the best donuts you will ever eat. I recommend everything from the classics (maple) to the crazy (maple bacon), they are equally delicious. Don't get the breakfast sandwiches, there are better places to get those in Portland - but the donuts can't be...More

Thank alexandrarX950JQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do not even like donuts but I would not consider leaving Portland without a dark chocolate sea salt donut. The coffee cake donut is a close second. Worth the splurge!

Thank mamacooking
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14 May 2017|
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Response from wolfurphy | Reviewed this property |
Let me google that for you. No. And I am glad they don't because although they were great the second day, they were fantastic the first day. You'd want the best product, but who knows, if you call them, maybe you can... More
22 September 2015|
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Response from abbymorgan | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I don't know there was nothing advertising that but they might! I'm sure they have a webpage or Twitter you could ask! Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Park Ave, Portland, ME 04102-2910
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 207-874-7774
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